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Red Hat at Microsoft Ignite Virtual 2021

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Event Overview

Are you attending Microsoft Ignite virtually from November 2-4, 2021? Visit the Red Hat webpage to learn more about how Microsoft and Red Hat offer more choice and flexibility for hybrid cloud deployments together. 

We are committed to delivering enterprise operating systems, simplified container technologies, rigorous security standards, and an integrated support experience to help our enterprise customers and partners embrace hybrid cloud.

Speaking Sessions

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Ask The Experts

Build, deploy, and manage a security-focused hybrid environment with Red Hat and Microsoft

Don't miss Red Hat's live Ask the Experts Session. 

When: November 3, 10:30-11:00 AM PT

Speakers: Don Pinto - Sr Principal Product Marketing Manager, Red Hat

James Read - Principal Solution Architect EMEA, Red Hat

Jason Freeberg - Program Manager, Microsoft


Table Talk

Azure Unplugged: Everything you need to know about running Red Hat workloads on Azure.

Abstract: In this open forum session, experts from Red Hat and Microsoft will discuss the strategic Microsoft Azure and Red Hat relationship empowering you to begin leveraging the power of Red Hat technologies on Microsoft Azure. You'll hear from leaders in emerging technologies and cloud experts from both Microsoft Azure and Red Hat. We will dive deep into any questions that you bring forward, so we ask that you come prepared!

When: November 3, 2:30-3:00 PM PT

Speakers: Nicholas Gerasimatos - Channel Alliance Manager - Cloud Strategy Evangelist, Red Hat

Jim Zimmerman - Cloud Native Specialist, Azure Global Black Belt Team, Microsoft


On-Demand Session

Join Red Hat and Microsoft to learn about new Azure Red Hat OpenShift offerings

Abstract: Dave and (TBD) will be discussing the benefits of using Azure Red Hat® OpenShift®   and the recent availability of Microsoft Azure Government.  Azure Red Hat OpenShift is a fully managed enterprise Kubernetes application platform.  It includes everything a developer needs to manage and deploy their container platform.  Dave will also briefly mention Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform on Microsoft Azure, a new managed application offering of the Ansible Automation Platform including integration with native Azure services, the Microsoft collection for Azure (co-developed and security tested by Microsoft and Red Hat), and a differentiated user experience to quickly deploy, automate and manage Azure resources along with a customer broader IT ecosystem of resources and applications.

Speaker: Dave Cain, Senior Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat

On-Demand Session 2

Pelayo: Faster deployment and lower costs with Azure Red Hat OpenShift


Pelayo, a leading insurance company in Spain, is transforming its traditional IT to a more modernized architecture with cloud technology and DevOps processes in order to take advantage of new technologies that will help them operate more efficiently. Together with development and operations, Pelayo partnered with Red Hat and Microsoft to use Azure Red® Hat OpenShift® to  implement an architecture that will support both their legacy applications and the new technology and tools that will help drive their business forward.  


Join Pelayo as they discuss their experience adopting and using Azure Red Hat Openshift and the increased development focus, reduced time to market, and cost savings they have experienced.

Speakers: James Read, Principal Solution Architect, Red Hat

Oscar Rivas Sendin, CTO, Pelayo


Azure Red Hat OpenShift

Azure Red Hat OpenShift provides a flexible, self-service deployment of fully managed OpenShift clusters. Maintain regulatory compliance and focus on your application development, while your master, infrastructure, and application nodes are patched, updated, and monitored by both Microsoft and Red Hat. Choose your own registry, networking, storage, or CI/CD solutions. Or get going immediately using built-in solutions with automated source code management, container and application build, deployments, scaling, health management, and more.


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